Jewel: Holidays are for family and music

Breaking onto the music scene in the 1990s seemingly overnight with hit songs such as “Foolish Games” and “You Were Meant for Me,” Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Jewel overcame growing up in Alaska with no running water to being a homeless teen in San Diego but never forgot her roots. A passionate advocate for at-risk teens and emotional health, she also keeps … read more

Ben Vereen: The original triple threat

After enthralling TV audiences with his performance as Chicken George in the epic miniseries Roots, Ben Vereen then conquered Broadway, winning a Tony for Pippin, and then, movies. The quintessential triple threat (he sings, dances and acts), Vereen has been steadily working and had recent stints on the small screen, most recently in the Magnum P.I. reboot and the first … read more